Marconi Trail – Full Route

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LanguageEnglish
Duration195 minutes
CostFree

Explore what remains of Chelmsford’s historical links to the early days of wireless radio and the Marconi Company. Curated as part of the Communicating Connections oral history project run by the Essex Record Office. Funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

If you have an interest in the history of radio and communications, you’ll enjoy these walking trails in Chelmsford as they delve into the history of The Marconi Company, which was the world’s first wireless company in the world. Explore the Company’s links with the BBC, read local newspaper clipping experts about Chelmsford, plus hear audio stories from former employees of the Marconi Company.

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